Crime

Trumann police identify woman run over by vehicle

Police Chief Chad Henson has identified a Jonesboro woman who died when a vehicle ran over.

Multiple people shot, one dead after event in Arkansas

  Man arrested after driving into Bolivar Police Department

MPD: Woman fatally struck by gunfire while watching fireworks

Police looking for suspect involved in fatal hit-and-run crash

4 detained following shooting in Downtown Memphis

Police investigating shots fired on I-240

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Teen rushed to hospital after shooting near Shelby Dr., according to police

Woman in critical condition after pedestrian crash on Winchester Rd.

Man injured in Orange Mound shooting

1 man detained, another dead after shooting in southeast Memphis

SCSO: 1 injured following convenience store shooting

Man arrested in connection with crash, carjacking on Germantown Pkwy

MPD: Woman wanted for kidnapping, theft after 3-year-old found walking down Stage Road

Officers with the Memphis Police Department are searching for a woman wanted for kidnapping and motor vehicle theft.

MPD: 1 dead after overnight gas station shooting

Memphis police are reporting one man has died after a gas station shooting overnight.

MPD: Critical interstate shooting near I-240 and Poplar Ave. overnight

Investigators are searching for two suspects after police say a woman was shot on I-240 near Poplar Avenue early Friday morning.

  Man indicted in stabbing death of former girlfriend, infant son

A 25-year-old man has been indicted in the stabbing deaths of his former girlfriend and their 5-month-old son who were found in their burning house last year.

  Memphis police investigating string of car thefts at Covington Pike dealerships

  Former Cordova High teacher indicted on statutory rape, sexual battery charges

Police investigating deadly shooting in Hyde Park

Fentanyl, heroin, pills seized during I-40 traffic stop; 2 arrested

  Teenage girl, man indicted for murder after body found at local marina

Investigators searching for Memphis man on TBI’s Top Ten Most Wanted list

Firefighters report car break-ins at 2 MFD stations

First responders with the Memphis Fire Fighters Association said cars have been broken into at two fire stations.

$150,000 bond set for former Craighead County Clerk

County Judge Marvin Day stated in a Monday news release the investigation revealed that Kade Holliday, county clerk of Craighead County, “personally received monies in excess of $1 million since January 2020.”

Former Haywood County Mayor’s wife accused of driving county-owned vehicle during crash

The former Mayor of Haywood County is currently being investigated by the Comptroller’s Office.

MPD: Man found shot near Memphis home

Police are searching for a suspect after a man was found shot late Monday night.

Marshals arrest 15-year-old murder suspect at Memphis motel

According to a U.S. Marshal Service spokesman, the teen was wanted for killing Nyisir Jones and injuring two others June 10.

MPD: Possible domestic violence incident leaves man dead

Memphis police responded to a shooting Sunday night that left one man dead.

1 dead, 1 injured following Frayser shooting

One man is dead, another is injured following a shooting in Frayser Friday night.

Man found shot inside vehicle in North Memphis

Police are investigating after a man was found shot inside his vehicle in North Memphis Friday afternoon.

Memphis man indicted for fraud scheme targeting charities, nonprofits

A Memphis man has been indicted on eight counts of fraud, including wire fraud, mail fraud, bank fraud, and fraudulent claims against the government.

  TBI: Amber Alert canceled for missing 9-month-old forcibly taken in Tennessee

UPDATE -- Braelee Rayne Trapp has been found safe.

MPD: 62-year-old pedestrian killed early Friday morning

Police are investigating after a 62-year-old pedestrian was killed Friday morning.

  MPD: Woman killed after deadly shooting in Westwood

Officers are searching for information after a deadly shooting early Friday morning.

Police investigating deadly shooting in Frayser

Memphis police are investigating a shooting in Frayser that left one person dead Thursday night.

  The Investigators: Number of infected inmates drop dramatically at Forrest City prison; inmates, loved ones concerned by the decrease

There has been a dramatic drop in the number of inmates infected with COVID-19 at an Arkansas prison.

  Mid-South father charged in death, abuse of his son

A man is now facing murder charges after a police report says he confessed to injuring his son and causing him to die.

MPD: Man charged with first-degree murder after child found not breathing

An arrest has been made after a child was found not breathing in Memphis.

  Man indicted in 2001 cold case murders

A cold case is now solved after two women were found murdered 19 years ago. Prosecutors say the killer is already behind bars.

  Christopher Columbus statue vandalized, police say

Memphis police are investigating after a local statue was vandalized Wednesday.

  Man injured after shots fired on I-40

A shooting between two vehicles on Interstate 40 left one man seriously hurt Wednesday.

  Report: Plea deal offered to man accused of raping and killing Tennessee prison administrator

Curtis Watson wrote letters to WSMV and shared correspondence from his public defender that mentions an offer of a plea deal based on DNA evidence found at the home of Debra Johnson.

MPD: Death investigation underway after child found not breathing

Investigators are on the scene after a child was found not breathing in Memphis.

Arkansas State Police cancel Amber Alert after 6-month-old baby is found safe

Arkansas State Police have canceled an Amber Alert for a 6-month-old baby abducted in West Memphis Tuesday.

70-year-old convicted rapist indicted in 2 Shelby Co. homicides from 2001

A 70-year-old man has been indicted for the murder of two women whose bodies were found just one month after he was convicted for rape back in 2001.

Woman found dead after shooting in Parkway Village, police say

Memphis police say a woman is dead after a shooting Tuesday morning in Parkway Village.

MPD: Arrest made after 5-year-old killed during crash on I-240

An arrest has been made after a 5-year-old boy was killed during an accident on I-240.

Shelby County murder victim identified by deputies

Deputies with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office have identified a murder victim.

Man dead after shooting, crash in South Memphis

Officers with the Memphis Police Department are searching for information after a deadly incident in South Memphis.

Police responding to hit and run pedestrian crash near Parkway Village

Memphis police are on the scene of a hit and run crash at the intersection of Lamar Avenue and Pearson Road near Parkway Village.

MPD: Woman located after police say she was forced inside a car

Police are desperately searching for a missing woman who was last seen getting pushed into a car.

Man dead following convenience store shooting

Memphis police say a shooting at a midtown convenience store left one man dead Saturday night.

Woman shot, killed in southeast Memphis

Police are investigating after a woman was shot and killed in southeast Memphis Saturday.

  1 dead, 2 injured in Whitehaven shooting

One person is dead and two others are critically injured following a shooting in Whitehaven Friday.

  Woman injured in shooting on I-55 at I-240

A portion of Interstate 55 at Interstate 240 was blocked off Friday evening after a woman was shot.

  SCSO investigating Northaven homicide

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a shooting left one person dead in Northaven.

Police investigating overnight shooting on I-240

Memphis police are looking for a gunman after shots were fired on Interstate 240 near Mt. Moriah Thursday night.

  Memphis men speak out about deadly shooting of Rayshard Brooks

For the first time, we’re hearing from two Memphis men who witnessed a deadly officer involved shooting in Atlanta.

  Memphians who witnessed the deadly shooting of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta are speaking out

An Atlanta police officer is charged with murder after the deadly shooting of a black man. Three witnesses to the entire ordeal were visitors from Memphis.

  Memphis man added to TBI’s Most Wanted List

Police are looking for a Memphis man who has now been added to the TBI’s Most Wanted List.

  Memphians witness deadly shooting of Rayshard Brooks by Atlanta police officer

An Atlanta police officer is charged with murder after the deadly shooting of a black man. Three witnesses to the entire ordeal were visitors from Memphis.

Mid-South man gets 30 years in rape of two young girls

A 44-year-old man was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison without parole for raping two young girls over a period of years, according to Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.

Witnesses of Rayshard Brooks’ killing are from Memphis area, says Georgia prosecutor

A Fulton County, Georgia prosecutor announced charges Wednesday against two officers in the killing of Rayshard Brooks outside an Atlanta Wendy’s. At the same time, District Attorney Paul Howard said there were three witnesses to Brooks’ killing who are from the Memphis area.

Tennessee man charged with murder in connection with Olive Branch shooting

A Tennessee man has been charged with murder in connection with a deadly shooting in Olive Branch, Mississippi.

  Memphis City Council will vote on several resolutions focused on police reform

Police reform has been a major discussion among city leaders and Memphians have been the catalyst.

Teen indicted for February murder, attempted robbery

According to Weirich’s office, 18-year-old Kenny Canseco was found unresponsive in the driver’s seat of a car that crashed into a light pole on Whitten Road Feb. 3. Several bullet holes were found in the driver’s side door, and witnesses reported hearing gunshots just before the crash.

MPD: Man dead after overnight shooting in Memphis

Memphis police are looking for information after a man was killed overnight.

  Man arrested after attempting to drive through crowd in Overton Square

A Mid-South man is facing charges after police say he attempted to drive through a crowd of people in Overton Square Saturday night.

  Man detained after attempting to drive through crowd in Overton Square, police say

Memphis police are investigating after a man tried to drive through a crowd of people in Overton Square Saturday night.

  Teen dead, toddler injured in shootout between cars in Hickory Hill

A 2-year-old girl was hit with shrapnel when her parents’ car was caught in the middle a shootout that left one person dead. This is the second toddler this week injured in shootings.

85-year-old man stabbed in the neck in Arkansas, suspect detained

A suspect has been detained after an 85-year-old man was stabbed in the neck.

Woman dead following shooting in South Memphis

Memphis police are investigating after a shooting left one woman dead Friday morning.

MPD: Shots fired into Memphis home with multiple people inside

Police are searching for a suspect after shots were fired into a North Memphis home overnight.

  FBI joins investigation into arson at Holly Springs church

The FBI, ATF, Mississippi State Fire Marshal’s Office and Marshall County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a fire that was intentionally set at a church in Holly Springs.

Teen shoots Family Dollar employee after stealing merchandise, police say

Memphis police say a Family Dollar employee was shot Thursday by a teen who stole merchandise from the store.

Man shot multiple times in Hickory Hill

Memphis police are searching for a gunman after a man was shot multiple times in Hickory Hill Wednesday night.

  Judge denies SCSO’s request to dismiss lawsuit seeking immediate release of inmates

A federal judge is allowing Shelby County Jail inmates to move forward with their lawsuit seeking to be released amid the coronavirus pandemic.

  Police investigating after man found shot to death in vehicle, 2 others injured

Memphis police have one man detained in connection with a deadly shooting in southeast Memphis.

  Family member speaks out after drive-by shooting

New details have been revealed in the shooting of an elderly Memphis woman and her 18-month-old granddaughter.

  Man accused of hitting protesters not arrested at scene because he’s white, his attorney says

The attorney for one of the men accused of hitting a group of protesters with his vehicle in Cooper-Young last Friday says police should have arrested his client at the scene.